Textile industry leaders call for policy changes to support U.S. production of PPE

November 13th, 2020

The U.S. textile industry has stepped up to meet the demand for face masks, medical gowns, wipes and other products necessary to combat the coronavirus pandemic, but it needs policy changes from Washington so that the U.S. is not caught off-guard again in a future crisis, according to association leaders speaking at Industrial Fabrics Association […]

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NCTO president Kim Glas works with White House on COVID-19 response

May 1st, 2020

National Council of Textile Organizations president and CEO Kim Glas appeared on Fox News April 30 to discuss the industry’s response to COVID-19. To watch a news clip, visit https://video.foxnews.com/v/6153114621001?playlist_id=1484128321001#sp=show-clips

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NCTO concerned over plan to impose tariffs on Mexico

May 31st, 2019

Kim Glas, president and CEO of the National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO), has issued the following statement in response to the administration’s decision under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act to assess penalty duties on Mexico as an attempt to address the growing immigration dispute on the U.S. southern border. The proposed 5 percent […]

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